This weeklong program will further connect Chinese consumers with contemporary America across business, culture, education and lifestyle industries in a deeper way.
New York, NY (PRWEB) August 10, 2012
YUE, the leading Chinese-English luxury lifestyle magazine, is proud to announce its first YUE National Luxury Week™ in celebration of the “Golden Week” holidays following China’s National Day (October 1). The weeklong exclusive luxury program in New York City will engage elite business executives, investors and lifestyle-minded leisure travelers from China to bond with top luxury brands and business leaders in the United States through imaginatively curated “Work/Play” activities.
National Luxury Week will kick off with a Moon-Gazing Party at the Lincoln Center’s David H. Koch Theater with impromptu performance by the New York City Ballet on Sunday, September 30 to coincide with the Chinese Moon Festival.
“YUE National Luxury Week is our gift to the lifestyle and investment-minded Chinese travelers: the unique New York experience that combines leisure with knowledge and charming lifestyle with value creation,” said Chiu-Ti Jansen, Publisher of YUE magazine, “This weeklong program will further connect Chinese consumers with contemporary America across business, culture, education and lifestyle industries in a deeper way.”
On Monday, October 1 Ambassador Sun Guoxiang, Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China in New York, will preside over the first YUE Cup™ Golf Tournament at the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey. Chinese and U.S. business leaders and VIP guests will compete together, while additional guests will attend various grooming and wine tasting seminars. An award ceremony dinner will follow the tee-off to recognize the tournament winners.
The two-day YUE Luxury Lifestyle Summit, to be held at the Penthouse Ballroom of Le Parker Meridien, will introduce top real estate investors from China to New York’s real estate power players. The Summit will also introduce the participants to investment-oriented immigration programs, second generation education do’s and don’ts, jewelry and watch connoisseurship and art collecting.
International Luminary Ladies Gathering, a featured series of week-long, custom-designed activities, will bring together prominent philanthropists from China, Hong Kong and New York to share thoughts on charitable endeavors, style, beauty, fashion and partnership with leading luxury brands.
The National Luxury Week’s headline event YUE Power 100™ Award Gala Dinner is the first of its kind and a red carpet affair at the Mandarin Oriental on Tuesday, October 2. Chinese VIP guests will join their American counterparts to honor the winners of 100 most influential Chinese and Chinese-Americans in business, finance, entertainment, sports, science, policies, philanthropy, art, design and creative fields.
For more information about the 2012 YUE National Luxury Week™, please visit http://www.yuemagazine.com or call 212.407.9343.
About YUE Magazine
YUE, the preeminent Chinese-English lifestyle magazine, is published by a joint venture established by Observer Media Group and CHINA HAPPENINGS™. YUE is modern luxury Chinese travelers’ gateway to the high-end, history-rich brands across fine jewelry, watch, fashion, art, culture, design, real estate and lifestyle industries in New York City. Since its launch in November 2011, YUE has gained a following among the Chinese business and leisure travelers and New York luxury businesses as the embodiment of New York’s international lifestyle.
About Observer Media Group
Observer Media Group offers its readers the most cutting-edge reporting available in a variety of platforms and written by an editorial staff known for distinctive and discerning style and wit. With its weekly newspapers, The New York Observer and The Commercial Observer, its magazines, NYO Magazine and Observer Scooter, the cultural email newsletter, Very Short List and websites, PolitickerNJ, Observer.com, GalleristNY.com and BETABEAT.com, the Observer Media Group is emblematic of journalism today -- a bridge spanning traditional and future media.
About CHINA HAPPENINGS™
CHINA HAPPENINGS™ is a multimedia platform founded by Chiu-Ti Jansen, Publisher of YUE Magazine, to focus on the lifestyle and cultural industries of contemporary China. Ms. Jansen wrote a column titled CHINA HAPPENINGS for NYO Magazine. She has also written on Chinese luxury lifestyle and cultural scenes for English publications such as Sotheby’s at Auction Magazine and the Whitewall Magazine. A native speaker and writer of Mandarin Chinese, she regularly contributed to the China Times, the United Daily and the Artist Magazine on a wide array of cultural and art-related issues. Prior to founding CHINA HAPPENINGS™, Ms. Jansen was a New York-based corporate partner of Sidley Austin LLP, an international law firm of approximately 1,700 lawyers. Educated at National Taiwan University with advanced degrees from Yale and Columbia, Ms. Jansen is currently an International Honorary Ambassador of the Lang Lang International Music Foundation, a member of the Contemporary Art Advisory Committee of China Institute in America, a Board Member of the Couture Council of Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) and a life member of the Elizabethan Club (for Renaissance Studies) of Yale University. The Art and Living Magazine recently features her in an interview included in its 2012 Bridging the East and the West Edition. She has appeared as a fashion expert in China’s top-rated fashion/beauty show “I Am a Great Beauty” and has been interviewed by Wall Street Journal, Women’s Wear Daily, World Journal, Jing Daily, SINOVISION, China Press, Sing Tao Daily, among others.